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President responds to We Are CSULB concerns

President responds to We Are CSULB concerns

April 17, 2016

Expel the “white-passing” male student who displayed the knife, fire CSULB Dean of Students Jeffrey Klaus and establish a Student Oversight Committee for Risk Assessment. These demands have been mad...

We Are CSULB continues protests outside president’s office

We Are CSULB continues protests outside president’s office

April 12, 2016

The newly founded We Are CSULB coalition confronted President Jane Close Conoley outside her office early Tuesday afternoon. The protest began outside of the Nugget on upper campus and with a loud fl...

Long Beach women battle engineering gender gap

Seth Perlstein, Contributing Writer

April 12, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Features, News, Today

  Women have lived in space; astronaut Sally Ride was the first American woman in space when she conducted experiments and deployed satellites from the space shuttle Challenger in 1983. And women have died in space; astronaut Judith Resnik and space-flight participant Christa McAuliffe were part of the Challenger’s fatal crash in 1986, three years after Ride’s ground-breaking flight. On Earth, women have broken new ground throu...

‘Secret Survivors’ screens at CSULB

Erik Öhrström, Staff Writer

April 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, News, Today

A survivor of sexual assault, Amita Swadhin experienced years of abuse by her parents throughout her childhood, including eight years of rape by her father. But last Thursday, loud applause filled the theater hall when Swadhin, now a sexual assault survivor, came on stage and introduced herself with a soft-spoken, sophisticated tone of voice. There were almost no empty chairs left in the hall. The warm welcome quickly transf...

Crime Blotter: Students punch window, launch rocket and go missing

Matthew Simon, Staff Writer

April 11, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, News, Today

Student punches window A 21-year-old man cut his hand after punching a window April 10. Officers arrived at Parkside Common Q where the student needed medical aid at 2:41 a.m. The Long Beach Fire Department was called, but no citations were given. Disabled student reported missing Officers responded to the West Turnaround on campus after receiving a missing person’s report April 9 at 2:16 p.m. The student was a member of Disa...

Sigma Chi raises money for Huntsman Cancer Institute

Sigma Chi raises money for Huntsman Cancer Institute

April 7, 2016

A little rain didn’t stop Sigma Chi Fraternity from hosting a dunking game for cancer research Thursday. Sigma Chi fraternity member, Nick Mooney said that the event was scheduled long ago, so the...

Protests for CSULB dean’s resignation continue in wake of knife incident

Protests for CSULB dean’s resignation continue in wake of knife incident

April 7, 2016

Students and one CSULB alumnus held a protest outside of Dean of Students Jeffrey Klaus’ office calling for his resignation in the University Student Union today at 12:30 p.m. The protesters, who id...

ASI presidential election on hold

ASI presidential election on hold

April 5, 2016

ASI presidential runoffs have been postponed due to accusations by candidates on nearly all sides. The controversy is focused on the campaigning ethics of presidential candidates Marvin Flores and...